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Hamilton Heights - A Cultural Feast

Amsterdam Avenue (btwn 141st Street and 139th) Street)

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2018 NYC DOT WEEKEND WALKS: HAMILTON HEIGHTS - A CULTURAL FEAST IN HAMILTON HEIGHTS, WEST HARLEM

Come join us and enjoy the "flavors" of one of Harlem's most desirable neighborhoods, Hamilton Heights! On Sunday, June 24th, Amsterdam Avenue, between 141st and 139th Streets, will be closed for the first time in recent memory, to bring together residents, visitors, businesses and the arts communities in West Harlem to enjoy and celebrate the cultural and historic fabric of West Harlem and the things we love about Hamilton Heights! Activities begin at 12 Noon through 5:30pm. Come early and enjoy the festivities. RSVP for chance to win a $50 restaurant voucher towards your meal at one of the participating restaurants. You must be present to win.

Rotating Salsa, Jazz and Blues Bands

Salsa and Swing Dance sessions

DJ Mike Doehlo at the audio board

Tastings from some of Hamilton Heights favorite restaurants

Healthy Food demonstrations

Healthy bodies, healthy minds with Urban Yoga Foundation

Creative and unique items from local artisans

Kids Zone -- interactive games and engaging workshops, face painting!

Community organizations, community resources

Free neighborhood walking tours @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm (RSVP required)

City Resources: NYC ID, Adopt-A-Highway, Department of Mental Health, Harlem Vet Center

Community Resources: West Harlem Group Assistance (Affordable Housing), Parks Groups - Friends of St Nicholas Park, Jacob Schiffman Park

and, much more...

#ScaletheHeights #LiveHarlem #EatShopSeeHarlem #WeekendWalks


Hamilton Heights - A Cultural Feast is sponsored by NYC DOT Weekend Walks and Community Partners -- West Harlem Community Preservation Organization, Harlem One Stop, West Harlem Group Assistance, Urban Yoga Foundation, ML Wilson Boys & Girls Club of Harlem, Harlem Needle Arts, Manhattanville School of Tailoring, Friends of St Nicholas Park, Friends of Jacob Schiffman Park, Strive Friendship Benches, DOT Adopt a Highway, DOT UniProject, NYC Parks Playmobile, ID NYC, and more..


Weekend Walks are multi-block, multi-day events on commercial corridors that promote the use of streets as public space. This year, DOT is partnering with 51 community based organizations to produce 14 miles of car-free events every weekend from April through November in all five boroughs. Weekend Walks events feature family friendly activities, active lifestyle programming, and support of local small businesses and organizations. All Weekend Walks events are free and open to the public.

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